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River City Cafe

11 N Seaside Dr, Surfside Beach, SC 29575-3743
+1 843-232-9797
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“burger” (562 reviews)
“fries” (143 reviews)
“fried zucchini” (15 reviews)
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American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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11 N Seaside Dr, Surfside Beach, SC 29575-3743
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had lunch several times love there Turkey burger with fries.very friendly wait staff and knowledgeable

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank gadgetman951
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The fried pickles were good. The hamburger was a little dry. The waitress was friendly, but we didn’t see her much.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank lindacR1909YE
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have been going to River City Cafe for almost 40 years. Every time I'm back in myrtle beach I stop in. Find out for yourself.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank DubbloDan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Big sandwiches,good fries. Several sandwiches for those who don’t want a burger. Love the ocean view while dining and we always eat too many peanuts.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank vagabrauns
Reviewed 12 December 2018 via mobile

First night on our trip we went there for drinks waitress was great and she made some amazing drinks! The burgers where hand made so tasty. we went there again later different burgers still so great would recommend this restaurant to anyone who like a...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank sarakoskamp
Reviewed 11 December 2018

The food here is excellent, Cafe sits right on the beach and the FF's are some of the best in the area.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank louiseterry1
Reviewed 25 November 2018 via mobile

The food was delicious and the atmosphere was great! The weather was cool but it was great to sit on the water and enjoy the views. A must when in Surfside!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank johannag832
Reviewed 16 November 2018 via mobile

If you have never eaten in a River City Cafe your first impression will need a retake. Once in the door you'll find peanut shucks scattered all over the floor. The tables, chairs and walls are covered with peoples names that are carved in, scratched...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank R8975QQgeorgec
Reviewed 13 November 2018 via mobile

We came here after a day at the beach. We sat upstairs with a gorgeous view of the beach and the pier. We all had burgers and they were delicious. We will be back!!

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank kittyjss
Reviewed 7 November 2018

Really beachy restaurant, great atmosphere..in nice weather you can sit out on the deck. My husband got a burger, it was great and the onion rings were so big we thought they were donuts when we first saw them.I got a Reuben that was excellent....More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Cheryl B
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Darlene S
10 February 2017|
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Response from Renandy1 | Reviewed this property |
I don't remember if they do or not. look them up on the Web and call to find out.
26 June 2016|
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Response from droyer2015 | Reviewed this property |
Google River City Cafe Surfside Beach SC Menus will come up in urbanspoon , click Just know it is an awesome huge messy delicious one of a kind burger YUM!!
Ronald B
22 September 2015|
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Response from randy b | Reviewed this property |
No ribs Just Hamburgers sandwiches and wings ....great hamburgers but get the platters, cole slaw is just so so
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, View, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 N Seaside Dr, Surfside Beach, SC 29575-3743
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Surfside Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 843-232-9797
"It's all about the burger." Seven great locations on the Grand Strand. We are famous for delicious burgers, sandwiches, appetizers, and more. Limited bar service available, casual dine-in seating, and to-go orders available. Open daily at 11AM until 10PM.
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